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How a Spider Web Design Can Help Fight Cancer

Posted April 28, 2017 12:00 AM by Engineering360 eNewsletter

A team at a Korean research university has used the design of a spider web to develop a biosensor platform that sets a new bar for detection speed. It uses a living organism or biological molecules, such as enzymes or antibodies, to detect the presence of chemicals.

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